Book of Saints – Lambert of Lyons


(Saint) Bishop (April 14) (7th century) Born in the north of France, he gave up a high post at the Court of King Clotaire III to become a monk of Fontenelle, which monastery he governed as Abbot for twelve years. Appointed Archbishop of Lyons (A.D. 681), he edified his flock by his holy life and zeal until his death (A.D. 688).

MLA Citation

  • Monks of Ramsgate. “Lambert of Lyons”. Book of Saints, 1921. CatholicSaints.Info. 13 January 2014. Web. 21 January 2022. <>